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Calendar Girls May: World Turtle Day (Favorite Slow Burn of a Novel)

Happy May! April flew by and I can't believe May is finally here! It snuck up on me for sure! I hope you all are continuing to stay safe and healthy, and SANE! Lol. I also hope that many of you have found activities to do in your homes, and have found ways to get… Continue reading Calendar Girls May: World Turtle Day (Favorite Slow Burn of a Novel)

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The Wednesday Review: The Daughter by Jane Shemilt

The Book: Book Title: The Daughter Book Author: Jane Shemilt Genre: Adult Mystery/ Thriller Publishing Date: March 3rd, 2015 Publisher: Harper Collins Synopsis: A riveting psychological thriller about a mother’s obsessive search for her missing daughter A mother driven to the brink by uncertainty . . . A family that was never quite as perfect… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: The Daughter by Jane Shemilt

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The Wednesday Review: Artemis by Andy Weir

The Book: Book Title: Artemis Book Author: Andy Weir Genre: Sci-Fi (Adult?) Publishing Date: November 14th, 2017 Publisher: Del Ray Synopsis: Jazz Bashara is a criminal. Well, sort of. Life on Artemis, the first and only city on the moon, is tough if you're not a rich tourist or an eccentric billionaire. So smuggling in… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Artemis by Andy Weir

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The Wednesday Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Book: Book Title: Clap When You Land Book Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Genre: Adult Mystery/ Thriller Publishing Date: May 5th, 2020 Publisher: Quill Tree Books Synopsis: Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

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Calendar Girls April: National Library Week (Favorite Book You Discovered At The Library)

Hello my CGB Friends and Bookworms! Spring is in full bloom, and it is now time for the April post, and along with it, I have some exciting news! First bit of news is that I am back co-hosting Calendar Girls, along with the amazing Dani and Flavia! I've gotten over my awful reading slump… Continue reading Calendar Girls April: National Library Week (Favorite Book You Discovered At The Library)

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The Wednesday Review: On The Come Up by Angie Thomas

The Book: Book Title: On The Come Up Book Author: Angie Thomas Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: February 5th, 2019 Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least get some streams on her mixtape. As the daughter of an underground rap legend… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: On The Come Up by Angie Thomas

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The Wednesday Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

The Book: Book Title: Girls of Paper and Fire Book Author: Natasha Ngan Genre: YA Fantasy Publishing Date: November 6th, 2018 Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Synopsis: Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It's the highest honour they could hope for... And the most demeaning. This year, there's… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

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The Wednesday Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

The Book: Book Title: In A Dark, Dark Wood Book Author: Ruth Ware Genre: Adult Mystery/ Thriller Publishing Date: April 19th, 2016 Publisher:Gallery/Scout Press Synopsis: In a dark, dark wood Nora hasn't seen Clare for ten years. Not since Nora walked out of school one day and never went back. There was a dark, dark… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware